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Swansea Elementary School closed Wednesday after overnight electrical fire.

Posted at 6:47 AM, Jan 15, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-16 10:40:02-05

UPDATE | Swansea Elementary School will stay closed the remainder of the week, according to Denver Public Schools. Staff said they hope it will reopen by Monday. Some classrooms had carpet and ceiling tile damage, according to Will Jones with DPS.


DENVER — Swansea Elementary School will be closed on Wednesday after an electrical issue caused a fire overnight.

The Denver Fire Department responded to the school, which is located at 4650 Columbine, in the early hours of the morning Wednesday.

The school said it will provide families with updates as soon as they get more information, but all classes and activities are canceled for Wednesday.